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Title: Science and Technology Review March 2006

Abstract

This month's issue has the following articles: (1) Without Fanfare, Technicians Safely Keep the Laboratory Humming--Commentary by Bruce T. Goodwin; (2) These People Make Things Happen--Technicians at Lawrence Livermore, comprising more than 20 percent of the workforce, are essential to research efforts. March 2006; (3) The Shocking Truth about Detonations and Metals--The multichannel x-ray system Hydra records the changes in metals undergoing a high-explosives shock, revealing phenomena not predicted by material models; (4) Floating into Thin Air--High-flying balloon gathers images from x-ray sources that are out of this world; and (5) Carbon Goes Full Cycle in the Amazon--Recent measurements indicate that the Amazon River basin returns carbon to the atmosphere in only 5 years.

Authors:
Publication Date:
Research Org.:
Lawrence Livermore National Lab. (LLNL), Livermore, CA (United States)
Sponsoring Org.:
USDOE
OSTI Identifier:
883597
Report Number(s):
UCRL-TR-52000-06-3
TRN: US200615%%164
DOE Contract Number:
W-7405-ENG-48
Resource Type:
Technical Report
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
47 OTHER INSTRUMENTATION; AMAZON RIVER; CARBON; CHEMICAL EXPLOSIVES; EXPLOSIONS; HYDRA; X-RAY SOURCES

Citation Formats

Aufderheide, M B. Science and Technology Review March 2006. United States: N. p., 2006. Web. doi:10.2172/883597.
Aufderheide, M B. Science and Technology Review March 2006. United States. doi:10.2172/883597.
Aufderheide, M B. Wed . "Science and Technology Review March 2006". United States. doi:10.2172/883597. https://www.osti.gov/servlets/purl/883597.
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year = {Wed Jan 18 00:00:00 EST 2006},
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